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Trump says Kuwait may soon normalize with Israel after meeting its ruling emir

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US President Donald Trump said Friday after meeting with Kuwait’s ruling emir that the country will likely normalize relations with Israel in the near future, following the diplomatic move made by the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain on Tuesday.

The Kuwaitis “are so excited that we signed the first two countries and I think they’ll end up fairly quickly being a part of it,” Trump said at a White House press briefing after he bestowed a top honor on Kuwait’s Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah.

Trump reiterated his claim that a number of Arab states were eager to ink deals with Israel following the historic accords with the UAE and Bahrain.

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“I have, I would say, seven or eight countries that want to be a part of it,”........

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